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Mbalenhle - A poem for black womxn

Mbalenhle, mntakama

Kuhlwile, sabela

Zibhokil’ izingomyama zasendle

Qaphela ntombenhle

Lelizwe selib’delil’ ubuhle bakho

Ziqedile ngaw’ enyamen’

Nasemphefumlwen’

Izicebi zezwe

Sabela, ntombenhle

Ze Ozwayo phezulu ezwe… 167 more words

Nozipho Madlala

There's Nothing Anarchist about Eco-Fascism: A Condemnation of ITS

“When horror knocks at your door, it’s difficult to hide from. All that can be done is to breathe, gather strength, and face it….I shared news of the woman found in University City. 1,367 more words

Antifascism

Rape is Not News

This month a femicide in my country made front page news—something that rarely happens because the news is meant to be exactly that: news. Another femicide is not news. 452 more words

A Hint Of Vanilla

There’s Nothing Anarchist about Eco-Fascism: A Condemnation of ITS

Originally published on It’s Going Down

“When horror knocks at your door, it’s difficult to hide from. All that can be done is to breathe, gather strength, and face it….I shared news of the woman found in University City.

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Mexico

Angry Black Woman


Picture courtesy of Pinterest

I am an African. I am a black woman. I get angry. Being black, and a woman does not equate to being angry. 1,020 more words

Marriage

From Foetus to Woman

(Audio recording included)

We were foetuses when they mapped out our lives

some of us would glide through birth canals

break open wombs

announce our arrival in bold wails… 452 more words

Poetry

Viva México Podcast Episode 4: A Wall of Protest


In this episode British author, journalist and activist Owen Jones discusses Donald Trump, Mexico, protest and the press. Women’s rights activist Sofía Virgen talks about the conviction and sentencing of the murderers of her sister Imelda and the culture of blaming female victims of violence in Mexico. 21 more words

News